Laurie Barnett Hughes and Allen Holt Hughes Jr. announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Davenport Hughes, to Alex Stephen Robinson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Robinson of Flowood.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Robert Glenn Barnett and the late Mr. Barnett of Jackson and Dr. Allen Holt Hughes and the late Mrs. Hughes of Memphis. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Gardner of Gulfport, and Carol Chiles Robinson of Madison.
Miss Hughes is a 2012 honor graduate of Hutchinson School. She was graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Mississippi, Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College in 2016 with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in integrated marketing communications. While at Ole Miss, Miss Hughes was a Taylor Medal Recipient, and an active member of Delta Delta Delta sorority, where she served as vice president of finance. She is also a member of Independent Presbyterian Church. Miss Hughes is an account manager for Loaded for Bear in Memphis.
Robinson was graduated with honors from Jackson Preparatory School in 2012. He attended the University of Mississippi and was graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 2017. While at Ole Miss, Robinson was an active member of Kappa Alpha Order, RUF and Pinelake Church. After working for KPMG in New York City, Robinson is now a digital analyst for Wunderman Thompson in Memphis.
Due to covid, the couple will be married in a small family ceremony, September 26 at Annesdale Mansion, with a reception to follow.